Barcelona Snub Marco Verratti Offer Amid Rumours PSG Are Willing to Sell Him

Barcelona Snub Marco Verratti Offer Amid Rumours PSG Are Willing to Sell Him

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Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly open to the idea of selling Marco Verratti, but Barcelona have turned down the chance to sign him.

According to AS, Verratti “has gone from untouchable to transferable” in recent weeks as the club no longer value him as highly following the arrivals of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, and there’s also a perception that he lacks maturity.

His agent, Mino Raiola, is said to have offered him to Barca—who were prepared to spend €100 million on him last summer—but was told “no,” by the Catalan giants.

Verratti was sent off for dissent in the second leg of PSG’s defeat to Real Madrid in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League, putting an end to their slim hopes of completing a comeback in the tie.

PSG boss Unai Emery dispelled the notion he is no longer considered a key player at the club, however, per Goal UK:

His comments came after Verratti laid on two goals in PSG’s 5-0 win over Metz on Saturday:

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